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Australia Vacation like a rock star

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A compilation of the best the country down-under has to offer the comfortable traveler. Take a walk through the city streets of Melbourne and Sydney, relax on the nearby island beaches of Hamilton and get a guided visit to see a compilation of the best the country down-under has to offer the comfortable traveler. Take a walk through the city streets of Melbourne ...

A compilation of the best the country down-under has to offer the comfortable traveler. Take a walk through the city streets of Melbourne and Sydney, relax on the nearby island beaches of Hamilton and get a guided visit to see a compilation of the best the country down-under has to offer the comfortable traveler. Take a walk through the city streets of Melbourne and Sydney, relax on the nearby island beaches of Hamilton and get a guided visit to see some of the local wildlife.

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Tour itinerary includes
  • Food and drink
    Food and drink
  • Sightseeing
    Sightseeing
  • Beach
    Beach

Customizable tour itinerary

This tour idea is fully customizable

This itinerary has been crafted by our Local Agency with one idea in mind: to inspire you. Every element can be adapted to your needs and your interests, from duration to accommodation and activities.

Day 1: Welcome to Melbourne!

Australia’s second-largest city, Melbourne boasts great festivals and shopping, a passion for food and wine, and fabulous arts.

​Transfer Melbourne International Airport to hotel.

Visited:
Melbourne
Accommodation
Crown Towers Hotel (Melbourne)

Day 2: Progressive Degustation Walking Tour

The Progressive Degustation Walk is a tour of Melbourne’s hidden away and amazing restaurants. We visit three unique venues, with exclusive wine tastings and delicious tastes from their menus. Hear from the passionate wine waiters who share their favorite drops, and restaurateurs who reveal how their distinctive restaurant design, location and menus came to be.

Visited:
Melbourne
Accommodation
Crown Towers Hotel (Melbourne)

Day 3: Kangaroos, Koalas and Australian wildlife, in the wild

See Koalas and Kangaroos in the wild! Interact with wild animals in their natural habitats on this full day, fully inclusive small group (max 8 people) eco-tour, led by an experienced Wildlife Guide. Walk through natural bushland to meet wild koalas, then learn about each one's history and social life from your Wildlife Guide and Koala Researcher.

Visited:
Melbourne
Accommodation
Crown Towers Hotel (Melbourne)

Day 4: Melbourne to Hamilton Island

Fly Melbourne to Hamilton Island. (Flights not included.) Fly over Heart Reef, visit the floating pontoon 'Reefworld' for snorkeling, then stretch out on the beautiful Whitehaven Beach for refreshments.

Visited:
Melbourne Hamilton Island
Accommodation
Qualia Hotel (Hamilton Island)

Days 5 to 6: Day at leisure

Ejoy a day to explore the area by your own.

Visited:
Hamilton Island
Accommodation
Qualia Hotel (Hamilton Island)

Day 7: Hamilton Island to Sydney

Stylish Sydney…a cosmopolitan international city filled with vibrant life, character and a sense of daring. The multiculturalism means a wealth of amazing dining experiences. While you will find all the icons you know, such as the Opera House and Harbour Bridge, you will also find interesting people, cultural vibrancy and a positive spirit.

Visited:
Hamilton Island Sydney
Accommodation
Shangri La (Sydney)

Day 8: BridgeClimb

BridgeClimb is Australia's most exciting and accessible adventure on one of the world's most modern wonders: The Sydney Harbour Bridge. Experience the incredible adventure that will take you to the top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge some 440 feet above the Harbour.

Bondi Beach Lesson: What better place to learn to surf than on world-famous Bondi Beach? Here you’ll find fantastic waves, year-round sun and the coolest beachside vibe anywhere. Dedicated, fully-qualified staff can help you catch the wave of your dreams, whether it’s your first time setting foot in the ocean or you’re a surf fanatic looking to ride the big one.

Visited:
Sydney
Accommodation
Shangri La (Sydney)

Day 9: Yacht Cruise on Sydney Harbour

Treat yourself to Sydney Harbour's most sensational lunch cruise. A unique, luxury four hour cruise experience. Enjoy the company of a small group aboard Ambiance - a 54 foot motor yacht. Your personal captain & host will share the rich history of Sydney Harbour and its foreshore as you take in the sites of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, the Sydney Opera House and the bays and coves of Sydney Harbour. Enjoy a gourmet 3 course BBQ lunch with regional wines, local beers and 5-star service.

Visited:
Sydney
Accommodation
Shangri La (Sydney)

Day 10: Departure

Transfer from your hotel to Sydney Airport for your flight home. (Flights not included).

Visited:
Sydney

Melbourne Hamilton Island Sydney

Price details

This tour idea is fully customizable

The price reflects this specific itinerary and is designed to give you an idea of the budget required for this destination. Throughout the trip-planning process, our local agency will tailor your itinerary around your budget.

Approx. $3,860 / 10 days
Excluding international flights
2 Pax
Price per person for travel 01st Mar to 30th April 2019 $3,970
Price per person for travel 01st May to 31st Jan 2019 $4,190
Price per person for travel 01st Feb to 31st Mar 2019 $4,050

Included in price:

  • Luxury accommodation for 10 nights at Crown Towers Melbourne (3), Qualia Hamilton Island (4) and Shangri La Sydney (3)
  • Private Progressive Degustation Walking tour
  • Full day Kangaroos, Koalas and Emus in the Wild Tour
  • Helicopter tour to the Great Barrier Reef
  • Bridgeclimb
  • Private surfing lesson on Bondi Beach
  • 4 hour yacht cruise on Sydney Harbour
  • Includes 4 breakfast, 2 lunches, 2 dinners
  • Private airport transfers
  • Springboard Vacations’ 24/7 local travel assistance and support
  • Springboard Vacations’ complimentary Travel Protection Plan
  • 2 Australian ETAs valued $60.00 - free

Not included in price:

  • International and national airfares

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